In America, footballers have a reputation for being pansies, divers, cheats and uninterested in good old-fashioned contact.
Generally, this is untrue. But there are some high-profile players who unfortunately epitomize this stereotype and go through games whining, shouting at referees and crumbling to the ground at the slightest contact.
There are others who genuinely get injured at the slightest touch and yet more who must continually look for a cushier environment in which to play.
These most undesirable men are soft footballers, and here are 20 of the softest in the world.